Unite for Hope

Thank you for an extraordinary 2023 gala!

With the help of our donors, volunteers, guests and more - we were able to raise $600,000 for Idaho's kids.

THANK YOU to everyone who came together to make this happen!


2023 Auction Items

sun valley

Indulge in a luxurious 4-day & 3-night stay for up to eight guests at the magnificent Sun Valley Estate. With a fully equipped gourmet kitchen, media and children's rooms, a great room, spa, and private guest patios, this estate is perfect for both entertaining and family gatherings. Not to mention the breathtaking collection of modern, European, and Asian art pieces that adorn the walls. A special thanks to our generous donors, Gregory Eaton and Laura Woodward.

Get ready to be a true Boise State Football superfan! With this exclusive package, you'll not only receive a football signed by the entire 2023 team, but also a one-of-a-kind Boise State Hammer signed by none other than Head Coach Andy Avalos. And that's not all - you and three lucky guests will get an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the state-of-the-art Bleymaier Football Complex. Plus, you'll score four tickets to a BSU Football home game. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to show your Bronco pride and support the team! Go Broncos!
Indulge in an unforgettable culinary experience with your loved ones, as you savor a specially curated four-course menu paired with the finest wines handpicked by our expert sommelier. Chandler's talented chef and sommelier are eagerly waiting to craft a menu tailored to your preferences, ensuring every bite and sip is a delight. Adding to the ambiance, a live jazz performance and complimentary valet service complete the perfect recipe for an enchanting and delectable evening.
Nestled amidst Bali's lush eastern hillside, Jepun Bali Villas offer an idyllic Indonesian escape, replete with awe-inspiring vistas of the Indian Ocean. Your two-person adventure encompasses a daily sumptuous breakfast, two exhilarating scuba diving sessions, two blissful one-hour Balinese massages, and a divine Balinese dinner by the poolside.
Indulge in the ultimate wine country getaway at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa in California. With a plethora of wineries, culinary delights, and stunning landscapes at your fingertips, you and two companions will revel in the luxurious experience of one of the Pacific Coast's most exclusive vineyards.

Experience a private party like no other at Petite 4! Whether you're celebrating a birthday, anniversary, or just getting together with friends, our venue is the perfect place to host your intimate gathering. Say goodbye to the hassle of cleaning your house or worrying about the details - let our team take care of everything. Indulge in a mouth-watering French-style BBQ menu, expertly crafted by James Beard-nominated chef, Sarah Kelly. Enjoy the company of your loved ones while dining glamorously and savoring every bite. Our experienced hosts, David and Sarah Kelly, are Boise hospitality legends, formerly of Bleubird and Petit 4. A special thanks to our generous donors, Todd and Jennie Sue Weltner from VERTICAL Construction.

Indulge in a lavish four-day, three-night Stay & Play for up to six guests at the exquisite Ketchum Mountain Lodge. Nestled in a prime location within walking distance of Warm Springs ski lifts, just a short two-mile jaunt from downtown Ketchum and less than four miles from Sun Valley, you'll be treated to awe-inspiring mountain vistas throughout your stay. Revel in the luxurious condo's fully-equipped kitchen featuring a breakfast bar, a six-person dining table, and a cozy living area complete with a stunning rock-face, wood-burning fireplace. Many thanks to Jaclyn Padgett and 44 North Vodka for their generous contribution.

Unleash your inner songwriter and collaborate with Grammy-nominated hitmakers Karen Taylor-Good and Stowe Dailey to create your very own LifeSong. Or, bring the magic of StoweGood's live music to your special event and host an unforgettable musical experience. Enjoy an intimate acoustic concert in the comfort of your own home, by the pool, or in any other location of your choosing.

We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our generous donors, Karen Taylor-Good and Stowe Dailey.

Experience the magic of Mexico with an unforgettable 8-day, 7-night adventure for two. Let your worries fade away as you soak up the sun in your choice of Cabo San Lucas, Nuevo Vallarta, Acapulco, or the stunning Riviera Maya/Cancun. Indulge in the ultimate luxury of a four or five-star hotel, complete with all the amenities you need to make your stay truly exceptional. The vacation of your dreams awaits you!

Make unforgettable memories at this enchanting registered national historic site.

Nestled on a 26-acre estate along the Salmon River's main branch, the Polly Bemis Ranch is a true gem of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act-protected region. Surrounded by the vast Franch Church River of No Return Wilderness Area, the ranch offers all the amenities you need for a comfortable stay - from cooking and eating utensils to towels and bedding. Unplug from the world and unwind in this remote paradise, without the distractions of phones or the internet.

We extend our heartfelt thanks to our gracious donors: Jordan-Wilcomb Construction, Inc; Tim Wilcomb, Bill Mooney, TJ Wilcomb, Scott Mooney, and Cecil Wilcomb.

Indulge in an unforgettable culinary experience with our Authentic Flavors of Tuscany package, designed for two and spanning over 7 days and 6 nights in the charming town of Cortona, Italy. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this picturesque hill town as you stroll down its medieval streets, taking in the breathtaking views of the rolling countryside and awe-inspiring churches. Wine tasting and a cooking demonstration await you, followed by a mouth-watering dinner that will leave you saying "Buon appetito!" Don't miss out on this sensational feast for the senses.

Experience a magical evening with our Patio Dinner Party, perfect for up to 16 guests. Indulge in a four-course meal that features the finest cuts of Sanke River Farms beef and a selection of exquisite wines. Our esteemed chefs, Julie and Jeff Kulm, will prepare this delectable feast, leaving you free to invite your guests and relax. We extend our heartfelt thanks to our generous donors: Andy and Shannon Erstad, Chefs Julie and Jeff Kulm, Katrina Kulm, Erstad Architects, and Agri Beef.


Music by StoweGood

“They will charm, challenge and inspire you, while making you laugh AND cry, often in the same breath. Their music comes from the soul…”

~ Rev. Dyann Woody, MCCSL, Nashville, TN


Singer-songwriter duo Karen Taylor Good and Stowe Daily are bringing their talents from Nashville, Tennessee to Unite for Hope 2023. Karen Taylor Good is the Grammy-nominated songwriter of "How Can I Help You Say Goodbye" and other radio hits by Patty Loveless, Al Jarreau, Melissa Manchester, and more! She has recorded movie soundtracks with Willie Nelson, Al Green, and Dolly Parton. 

Stowe Dailey is a singer-songwriter, best-selling author, and recent cancer survivor. She co-wrote the hit song, Long Time Comin', for the group Shenandoah. Her Album, Angel Chants, was the soundtrack of Angel Stories, featured on The Learning Channel. She has co-authored five books, including Flying High, which was featured at the "I Can Do It" conference in Toronto. 

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